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From the Publisher"Expands on standard studies of social movements by offering acollection of writings that is exclusively anthropological innature and global in its focus - thereby serving as an invaluabletool for instructors and students alike."
"I would highly recommend the book for development scholars."Development and Change
“Between global processes and local contexts, a greatvariety of social movements are at work. This careful andtheoretically illuminating selection of case studies shows JuneNash’s masterful grasp of a quickly growing field inanthropology.” Ulf Hannerz, Stockholm University
“An exciting volume! The contributors write fromfirst-hand ethnographic knowledge of struggles in theanti-globalization movement, including the indigenous, peasants,women, industrial and urban workers, and even Islamic movements asthey work to achieve a more equitable, democratic society.”Helen Safa, University of Florida
“With characteristic excellence and originality, June Nashtraces a particular history in the making: how localized strugglesworldwide are emerging globally in response to the devastations ofeconomic corporate globalization.” Saskia Sassen, authorof Globalization and its Discontents